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2021 Maternal Medicine Course

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The Maternal Medicine course, now in its 5th year, will return in person in September 2021. Please stay tuned to this page and Special Delivery for updates. Click here to review the draft agenda.

Maternal Medicine Course Faculty: Luis D Pacheco, MD; George Saade, MD; Baha Sibai, MD; Bob Silver, MD; Torri Metz, MD, MSCR; Emily Miller, MD, MPH; Uri Elkayam, MD; Nancy Reau, MD; Brenna Hughes, MD

Topics will include: 

  • Right ventricular failure in the peri delivery period
  • COVID-19 and pregnancy
  • Acute myocardial infarction in pregnancy
  • Liver diseases in pregnancy
  • Depression in pregnancy and the post-partum period
  • Update on infectious diseases in the pregnant woman
  • DVT prophylaxis following cesarean section
  • Hypertensive emergencies in preeclampsia
  • and more...

SMFM and the Royal Sonesta Chicago Waterfront are committed to ensuring the safety of all attendees. Please click here https://www.sonesta.com/staysafe for more information about initiatives at the Royal Sonesta. Attendees are also required to affirm their understanding of the SMFM duty of care and code of conduct prior to registering for the course.


Registration fees include meals during the meeting, access to course materials online, and CME. Pre-registration will close one week prior to the event. An administration fee of $100 will be applied to those who register onsite.

            Physician (SMFM Member): $1050

            MFM Fellow/Resident/Nurse (SMFM Member): $890

            Non-Member: $1260

Discounts Available! This course will run back-to-back with SMFM's Prenatal Genetics course on September 22, also in Chicago. Register for both the Maternal Medicine Course and Prenatal Genetics Course and receive a 20% discount. The discount will be applied to your second registration.

SMFM welcomes new members. Join now to save on this course, as well as all of our educational offeringsFrom MFMs and fellows to practice administrators, billing and coding experts, genetic counselors and nurses, there is a membership option available for all stages of your career.

Cancellation policy
Cancellations must be in writing and received at events@smfm.org a minimum of one week prior to the course.  No refunds will be given after that time.  A $75 administrative fee will be charged for cancellations. Substitutions or transfers to virtual registration will be accepted anytime. Partial refunds will not be provided.

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Event Overview

September 23, 2021 - September 24, 2021
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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